There was a time when Emraan Hashmi was the definite first choice for the Bhatt camp but it has emerged that the actor might’ve upset uncle Mahesh Bhatt.
It seems this goes back to the release of ‘Raja Natwarlal’ in 2014 when Hashmi had apparently prioritised that film over ‘Mr X’. In a new turn of events, it seems the actor has gone and done a similar thing again. A source close to Bhatt reveals to Deccan Chronicle, “Bhatt saab had offered Ab Ratt Guzarnewali Hai to Emraan Hashmi but the actor had recently turned down the offer leaving the filmmaker miffed.The film, which features debutant Alisha Khan is a crime-thriller based on a real incident that took place in Ranchi a while ago and is written by Mahesh Bhatt and directed by Gurudev Bhalla”.
It seems Hashmi’s decline has left Bhatt in the lurch, “The film is supposed to go on floors in June but the male lead is yet to be finalised. However, the good thing is that even before the shoot starts, Alisha Khan and Bhatt seem to be bonding well”.
Time will definitely tell whether the bridge is eventually mended between the two.
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